Leon Goretzka’s brace and goals from Timo Werner and Amin Younes saw Germany beat Mexico to book a Confederations Cup final against Chile.
Juventus Football Club and Dani Alves agree to a termination of the Brazilian’s contract.
It’s been a big month for Lionel Messi. The Barcelona star turned 30 last weekend and on Friday, taking advantage of the fact he’s not involved in an international tournament this summer, he will marry longtime partner Antonella Roccuzzo in Argentina.
Full fixtures for 2017/18 Bundesliga season have been announced, as reiging champions Bayern Munich will host Bayer 04 Leverkusen on August 18th. Borussia Dortmund will face Bayern Munich at matchday 11.
AFC Bournemouth have completed the signing of England international striker Jermain Defoe.
Inter are reportedly offering €60m plus bonuses for Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan, in addition to wages close to €7.5m, claim Telelombardia.
Much like their fellow European giants, Paris Saint-Germain are heading to the USA this summer for a number of friendlies but Marco Verratti wasn’t part of their promotional campaign ahead of the trip.
Tiemoue Bakayoko edged closer to completing his £35million switch from Monaco to Chelsea after undergoing a medical with the Premier League champions.
Lyon may be stalling, but the Gunners can force the issue during summer window by showing their intent with a big-money bid for a proven goalscorer.
Fenerbahce forward Robin van Persie has reportedly emerged as a transfer target for Crystal Palace.
WHAT THEY SAY
The Real Betis player spoke about the Spain Under 21 side, his friendship with Marco Asensio, Saúl, and the rumoured interest from Real Madrid.
The Spaniard praised his former Real Madrid boss in an Onda Cero interview in which he also talked retirement, Ronaldo – and, of course, Piqué.
The former Gunners star hopes contract extensions for key men will form part of a productive window for a club emphasising the need for stability.
Saul Niguez made it clear on Deportes Cuatro. He’s not planning on leaving Atletico Madrid.
Joel Matip is hoping to build on an impressive debut campaign in the Premier League and use the experience he’s gained to help provide Liverpool with even better displays in defence in 2017-18.